Careers | The Benevolent Society

Occupational Therapist

  • Full-time or Part-time opportunity supporting clients in and around the South West Sydney area (including but not limited to - Bankstown, Liverpool, Camden & Campbelltown) 
  • $82k - $118k + Salary Packaging 
  • Assigned clinical supervisor/peer supervisor to help you settle in and thrive!

We are Australia’s first charity, providing a range of services across New South Wales, Queensland and South Australia. We are a not-for-profit and non-religious organisation that has assisted people, families and communities to achieve positive change since 1813.

About your new role

As our Occupational Therapist you will support children and adults to participate fully in life by enhancing independent living skills and the ability to participate in the community.

  • Work holistically to assess and provide person-centred therapeutic services in a home/group home, school or community setting
  • Collaborate with our multi-disciplinary team of OTs, Speech Pathologists, Behaviour Support Practitioners, Psychologists and Support Coordinators to deliver best outcomes for clients
  • Enjoy working with a diverse range of clients from children to adults, through our range of disability programs funded by the NDIS, state education departments and other government programs
  • Be apart of our monthly Communities of Practice where you will have an opportunity to discuss cases, connect and gain valuable knowledge from your peers
  • Embrace opportunities for growth through our learning facilitators training, practice workshops and diverse range of training packages for internal staff to access

Why work with The Benevolent Society?

We support people to live their best life. That includes you, our employee. You might be interested in:

  • Clinical Supervision regular clinical supervision from clinical supervisor to support you to deliver high quality, evidence based services
  • Salary Benefits - In addition to your salary you can package up to $15,900 pa pre tax and benefit from a $2,650 meals and entertainment card + discount program and package vehicles!
  • Work/Life Balance - Flexible work arrangements including part time hours considered  + laptop & phone provided to work remotely 
  • Recognition and Reward - Length of Service rewards + long service leave after 5 years + purchase 2 weeks additional leave per year!
  • Professional development- Ongoing learning, training and career progression opportunities

Who are we looking for?

  • Experience supporting children and adults using an evidence based approach
  • Adaptability, a can do' attitude with the ability to understand and adjust to ways of working with clients within an NDIS model
  • A current drivers licence and the ability to travel to and from clients (pool cars available)
  • Current AHPRA registration (essential)

Apply today or contact Emma Douglass on 0481 456 732 for a confidential discussion.

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TBS is committed to building an inclusive and diverse workforce that reflects the communities and people we support and advocate for. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people of all ages, identity and abilities. We pride ourselves on being a client and child safe organisation and as such all our staff and volunteers go through security screening relevant to the role. The Benevolent Society supports vaccination as the best way to keep our clients, communities, volunteers and employees safe from COVID-19. Vaccination for COVID-19 is a condition of employment and volunteering.